Quantum sensing on a chip

Researchers integrate diamond-based sensing components onto a chip to enable low-cost, high-performance quantum hardware.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office | Sept. 25, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

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Exotic physics phenomenon is observed for first time

Observation of the non-Abelian Aharonov-Bohm Effect, predicted decades ago, may offer step toward fault-tolerant quantum computers.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | Sept. 5, 2019 | mit
~6 mins   

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Researchers devise new way to make light interact with matter | MIT News

Reducing the wavelength of light could allow it to be absorbed or emitted by a semiconductor, study suggests.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | June 4, 2018
~6 mins |

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AI-based method could speed development of specialized nanoparticles | MIT News

Neural network could expedite complex physics simulations.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | June 1, 2018
~7 mins |

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New exotic phenomena seen in photonic crystals | MIT News

Researchers observe, for the first time, topological effects unique to an “open” system.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | Jan. 11, 2018
~6 mins |

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Tiny “motors” are driven by light | MIT News

Researchers demonstrate nanoscale particles that ordinary light sources can set spinning.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | June 30, 2017
~6 mins |

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New system allows optical “deep learning” | MIT News

Neural networks could be implemented more quickly using new photonic technology.

David Chandler | MIT News Office | June 12, 2017
~6 mins |

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New method for analyzing crystal structure | MIT News

Exotic materials called photonic crystals reveal their internal characteristics with new method.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office | Nov. 25, 2016
~6 mins |

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